Phil 11.21.22


  • 9:00 Sprint review
  • 2:00 MDA
  • More writing

GPT Agents

  • Need to look at the Mastodon API with an eye towards anonymous journalism
  • Had a good chat with Aaron on how population thinking is kind of like NN models, with all the odd artifacts and required dimension reduction for the loss function. This tends to explain how companies like Facebook approximate the canonical paperclip AI and consume everything to create engagement and grow the network


  • Screen Capture – Copyright Violation or Fair Use?
    • To determine fair use of copyrighted works you must evaluate it against the four-factor balancing test.
      • The purpose and character of the use, including whether such use is of a commercial nature or is for nonprofit educational purposes;
      • The nature of the copyrighted work;
      • The amount and substantiality of the portion used in relation to the copyrighted work as a whole; and
      • The effect of the use upon the potential market for or value of the copyrighted work.